20 Feb CAREER: Platform for Career Advice Centres in Croatia
Platform for Career Advice Centres in Croatia
10/2005 – 10/2006
SOURCE OF FUNDING
TEMPUS SCM Programme
University of Rijeka/ University of Zadar / University of Split / University of Dubrovnik / J.J. Strossmayer University in Osijek / Institute for Social Research – Center for research and development of education / Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Croatia / Politechnika Krakowska / Uniwersytet Mikołaja Kopernika w Toruniu / University of Bristol / Technische Universität Dresden / Institute for the Development of Education
SHORT DESCRIPTION OF THE PROJECT:
First result of the project is a feasibility study containing data necessary for building a model for professional guidance centres for every university in Croatia. Second result is development of a model for career advice centres at all Croatian universities customized to their specific needs. Third result was publishing the project publication containing key project conclusions which served as a basis for launching professional guidance centres at universities.
Creating a platform for starting professional guidance centres (Career Advice Centres) at Croatian universities
First goal of the project is a survey which will serve as a feasibility study for starting career guidance centres at Croatian universities, providing necessary data for development of functional models for career guidance centres adaptable to the needs of every university.
Second goal is creating a model for career guidance centres based on the results of the survey which will serve as a base for implementation of career advice centres in line with the needs of universities.
Third goal is publication and distribution of a document with conclusions in the form of a career advice centre model. This will serve as a reference tool for launching centres for career guidance and lobbying key decision-makers at universities and in the ministries in order to speed up the process.
MAIN RESULTS OF THE PROJECT:
- Feasibility study on creation of a model for career advice centres at Croatian universities
- Creating a model for professional guidance at all Croatian universities
- Publication with project conclusions